Socorro Information

Socorro Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Socorro, TX

General Socorro Information

State: Texas

County: El Paso County

Close cities: El Paso, TX, Agua Dulce, TX, Fabens, TX, Fort Bliss, TX, Clint, TX, San Elizario, TX, Sparks, TX, Horizon City, TX

Socorro Population (census data)
Total 31,883 (+12.8% since 2000)
Male 15,436 (48.4%)
Female 16,447 (51.6%)

Population Density: 1,821 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.5 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 17.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,135

Zip Codes: 79928, 79927, and 79929.

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Socorro Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (96.4%)
  • Other race (22.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (2.7%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (2.3%)
Foriegn Born: 10,272 people (32.2%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Socorro Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: San Antonio Spurs, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, New Mexico State University

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